• Calendar

    July 5, 2012


    City National Grove of Anaheim

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2012

    Ten Great Hot Dogs In Orange County

    ​In New York and its suburbs, where I grew up, there is only one way to eat a hot dog: in a potato roll with brown mustard, sauerkraut, and the option of onions in a sweet red sauce akin to ketchup.Sure, there were heretics who added ketchup, relish, and raw chopped onions, and the occasional spla ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2011

    Morrissey at the Fox Theater in Pomona Last Night

    Andrew Youssef​MorrisseyNovember 28, 2011Fox Theater in PomonaClick here to see more photos.Morrissey loves Pomona. Pomona worships Morrissey. The atmosphere was electric inside the Fox Theater as Morrissey closed out his swing of Southern California dates. From the moment Morrissey and his band a ... More >>

  • Music

    June 24, 2010

    Compound Studios Is Tops, Barn None

    Producer Marc Ford and engineer Anthony Arvizu lay down tracks for bands from near and far

  • Calendar

    February 18, 2010
  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Researchers: Cell Phones and Brain Tumors Are a Bad Connection

    ​Keep those Blackberries pushed up tightly against your heads, Christmas shoppers: a very large, 30-year study of just about everyone in Scandinavia shows no link between cell-phone use and brain tumors.Reuters has the skinny.The findings validate what UC Irvine medical researchers have been sayin ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 3, 2009


    Detroit Bar

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    Marché Moderne Madness--And Redemption

    A couple of weeks ago I ranted about the fact that my husband and I had to wait 20 minutes for a table at Marché Moderne on a Saturday night, despite having a reservation.When he saw my post, chef Florent Marneau had the decency to email me and apologize...It's a testament to Marneau that Marché M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2007

    LYT's Film Pick of the Weekend 10-19-07

    This week’s pick is one I must confess to being not 100% on...but I might as well tell you a bit about it and let you make up your own mind. 30 DAYS OF NIGHT It’s too bad this adaptation of the vampire comic book needed to be made right now – waiting for Zack Snyder or Robert Rodriguez to be ... More >>

  • Columns

    December 30, 2004

    Your Letters About Haidl, 2004

    "He can see how easy it is to pretend to be unconscious while getting several items shoved into all of his orifices."

  • Columns

    July 1, 2004
  • Food

    October 16, 2003

    Mona Lisa Lard-Ass

    Fat man relives The Shining at Disneys Napa Rose

  • News

    April 3, 2003
  • Film

    March 29, 2001

    500 Ficks in Five Months

    The fast life of a film-fest screener

  • Features

    February 1, 2001

    Holy Mackerel!

    We came, we saw seafood, we ate it, we left

  • Music

    February 3, 2000

    California Dreaming

    Fu Manchus dude-rock ethos